Bis(2-chloroethyl) ether is used as a solvent and soil fumigant. It may be used in the preparation of macrocyclic polyethers, dibenzo-18-crown-6 polyether and dicyclohexyl-18-crown-6 polyether.
R D Lingg; W H Kaylor; S M Pyle; R G Tardiff. Thiodiglycolic acid: a major metabolite of bis(2-chloroethyl)ether. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology.1979, 47 (1), 23-34.
Alex Christensen; Mirat D. Gurol; Temesgen Garoma. Treatment of persistent organic compounds by integrated advanced oxidation processes and sequential batch reactor. Water Research.2009, 43 (16), 3910-3921.
해저드 설명서 (EU): H226-H300-H310-H330-H351
Flammable liquid and vapour. Fatal if swallowed. Fatal in contact with skin. Fatal if inhaled. Suspected of causing cancer.
주의 설명서: P301+P310a-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P320-P330-P405-P501a
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Specific treatment is urgent (see label). Rinse mouth. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.